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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Liverpool
Town
Wavertree
County
Merseyside
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
15751
Current location

In the school chapel
Liverpool Blue Coat School
Church Rd
Wavertree
Liverpool
Merseyside
L15 9EE
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 39177 88853
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
OVAL-HEADED PEDIMENT SURMOUNTS AN OAK BOARD. NAMES IN SIX COLUMNS GILT LETTERING ON A SEPARATE DARKER WOOD PANEL WHICH HAS BEEN PLACED IN THE CENTRE. FOUR COLUMNS ARE FOR WW1 NAMES AND TWO COLUMNS ARE FOR WW2 NAMES. DEDICATORY INSCRIPTION IS IN RELIEF AT THE TOP CENTRE OF THE MAIN BOARD. AN ANGEL HEAD AND WINGS FLANK THE UPPER SIDES OF THE BOARD AND BELOW THEM A FOLIATE GARLANDS. BALNK SHIELD WITH FRONDS BELOW IT AT THE TOP CENTRE OF THE PEDIMENT
Inscription
TIS SWEET & HONOURABLE TO DIE FOR ONES COUNTRY / THEY LOVED DUTY MORE THAN THEY FEARED DEATH / 1914 - 1918 1939 1945 / (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abrahams, Samuel
Anderson, John
Anderson, Thomas
Brown, Richard
Bulcock, Harry
Charney, Frederick
Clarke, William
Collins, John S
Colvin, James
Crone, John
See details for all 83 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 83
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 83
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename,decorations
    Order of information: surname,forename,decorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 35
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 35
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename,decorations
    Order of information: surname,forename,decorations
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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